Summary: This is the second unit I have bought. First one failed after a year (one of the monitor ports stopped working. Got a warranty replacement. Another year later, second monitor would not work requiring power cycle of the KVM. Sometimes one monitor wouldn't work; sometimes the other.
Summary: Been using the KVM for about a year and it has yet to give me a moments trouble. I work from home and use this almost every day (yes even weekends... but I don't wanna talk about that) and it helps me keep up with productivity.
Summary: This was definitely a case of 'you get what you pay for'. I originally tried to save a pretty significant amount of money by going with the Star Tech 2 Port Dual DVI USB KVM Switch with Audio (you can see my review for that device on its page).
Summary: Ive gone through three KVM switches, from various brands in the past.. all buggy in some fashion. Recently made this purchase, and has been working great, It was easy to set up, given the included cables.
Summary: Aside from the fact that it's so monstrously big, it's great. I had a smaller and cheaper model that I bought a couple years ago that worked poorly with a newer computer. It would switch immediately to the old computer, but when switching back to the new one, it took up to 15 minutes to reacquire...
Small control-hub style device that works beautifully between my 'on-the-go' tiny Dell laptop (2lbs) (through a ...
25 March 2015
Summary: Small control-hub style device that works beautifully between my 'on-the-go' tiny Dell laptop (2lbs) (through a docking station) and my behemoth mondo-computing power desktop (a million pounds, because I want the GHz's).
IOGEAR 2-port Dual Link DVI KVMP - GCS1642A DOES support VGA monitors/connections
Randal A. Fuller, Amazon
22 March 2015
Summary: I just purchased this KVM switch to conveniently switch between my personal laptop and my client-provided laptop. I'm a software engineer primarily using these computers to develop software or for general business administrative purposes.
Summary: I purchased this IO Gear Dual view unit only to switch 2-screens between 2-computers. I specify this because others who have reviewed this product have criticized the sometimes failure of fully switching their keyboard or mouse.